FCE Use of English

Part 5: Word Formation

5) Forming adjectives and adverbs

This exercise looks at the most common adjective and adverb endings.

Write the correct form of the adjective or adverb of the word in CAPITALS. For questions 5-8 you will need to make TWO changes to the stem word.


1. Be sure to contact him if you need advice. He's a very (HELP) .......... person.


2. It was a really (ENJOY) .......... party. Thanks for inviting me.

3. He has just taken out a (MONTH) .......... subscription to the magazine.

4. She smiled (HAPPY) .......... when they offered her the new job.

5. (HOPE) .......... we'll have enough money saved to get married next year. (2 changes required)

6. In order for the medicine to work (EFFECT) .......... you must take the correct amount. (2 changes required)

7. Although our teacher is very strict in class, she is (FRIEND) .......... than you would expect. (2 changes required)

8. What a beautiful vase! That's the (LOVE) .......... present I've ever had. (2 changes required)

 
 


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